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Abstract

The 1968 livestock census revealed an increase in the cattle population to 515, 000. Of the 56, 000 cattle slaughtered, 24, 372 passed through the Swaziland Meat Corporation abattoir at Matsapa. The number of cattle with CYSTICERCOSIS remained high with 8.7% of all carcases being infected: of the...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Mbabane: Ministry of Agriculture,
Citation
Swaziland. Annual report of the Ministry of Agriculture for the year ended 31st December 1968., 1969, pp 61 pp.
Abstract

Good rains in 1966 resulted in improved stock condition and an increase in the number of livestock in 1967, the cattle population rising to 505, 000. Of the 60, 000 cattle slaughtered, some 25, 000 passed through the new central abattoir and meat export works. The prevalence of CYSTICERCOSIS...

Author(s)
Venn, A. C.
Publisher
Mbabane: Ministry of Agriculture,
Citation
Swaziland. Annual report of the Ministry of Agriculture for the year ended 31st December 1967., 1969, pp 54 pp.
Abstract

During 1965 the cattle population increased by 5% and the lower annual rainfall and increased use of dipping facilities contributed to fewer losses from East Coast fever, piroplasmosis, anaplasmosis and heartwater. In northern and central areas theileriosis (Th. mutans) remained a problem, some...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Zomba: The Department,
Citation
Malawi. Ministry of Natural Resources. Annual report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Husbandry for 1965., 1967, pp 42 + 11 pp.
Abstract

The 1962 census showed 380, 387 cattle, 77, 757 sheep, 493, 184 goats, 105, 166 pigs, 65 horses and 398 donkeys. Because of the reduced number of veterinary officers it was only possible to maintain the basic control services, and no research was carried out. A mild type O FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Zomba: Ministry of Natural Resources and Surveys.,
Citation
Malawi. Annual Report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry for the year ended 1962., 1965, pp 62 pp.
Abstract

The 1964 census showed 411, 419 cattle, 74, 139 sheep, 480, 295 goats, 133, 221 pigs, 44 horses, and 544 donkeys. The country has been free of FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE since 1962. AFRICAN SWINE FEVER occurred in the Central Region, probably killing over 1, 000 pigs. It was undoubtedly an extension of ...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Zomba: Ministry of Natural Resources,
Citation
Malawi, Annual Report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry for the year ended 1964., 1965, pp 64 pp.
Abstract

For the third successive year no cases of EAST COAST FEVER were diagnosed. There were 42 cases of BENIGN BOVINE GONDERIOSIS. BESNOITOSIS was diagnosed in several bulls on a farm about 50 miles from the ranch where it occurred in 1962. There was no record of any cattle movement between the farms....

Author(s)
Venn, A. C.
Publisher
Department of Agriculture, Mbabane, Swaziland
Citation
Swaziland. Department of Agriculture annual report for the year 1963., 1964, pp 37 pp.
Abstract

Seven new veterinary centres were opened and three were closed. Demand for blackquarter vaccine and trypanocidal drugs increased. The number of treatments for TRYPANOSOMIASIS has risen from 65, 000 in 1957 to 411, 000. Only 4 cases of AFRICAN HORSE SICKNESS were recorded; 70 horses were vaccinated. ...

Author(s)
Roe, J. E. R.
Publisher
Dar es Salaam: Govt. Printer,
Citation
Tanganyika. Annual Report of the Department of Veterinary Services, 1960., 1962, pp 60 pp.
Abstract

Besides the Indian Veterinary Research Institute at Mukteswar and Izatnagar, there are Disease Investigation Laboratories in the various states and some states also have Livestock Research Stations. There are 18 veterinary colleges. Their work is coordinated by the Indian Council of Agricultural...

Author(s)
Sahai, S. L.
Publisher
Office International des Epizooties, Paris, France
Citation
Bulletin de l'Office International des Epizooties, 1963, 60, pp 649-681
Abstract

The Nakamura 111 strain of lapinized RINDERPEST virus was being maintained and used. Immunity tests on cattle, buffaloes, sheep and goats showed that it had conferred immunity up to a year. Of 61 strains of FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE virus isolated from outbreaks in India, 19 were type O, 16 were...

Publisher
INDIA., Simla: Government of India Press.,
Citation
Annual Report of the Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Mukteswar and Izatnagar for the year 1949-50., 1955, pp 80 pp.
Abstract

There were extensive outbreaks of FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE and 36, 000 cattle were inoculated with monovalent "A" and bivalent "OA" type vaccine during March and April. No further outbreaks occurred after the middle of April or new cases in the infected herds. 6, 000 young cattle were re-vaccinated...

Author(s)
Orhan, A.
Publisher
CYPRUS,
Citation
Annual report for 1957. Supplementary report VI. Annual report of the chief Veterinary Officer for 1957., 1957, pp 31 pp.

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